Atlantis Rising

Atlantis Rising

The Palm Islands in Dubai are serious contenders for being named modern, manmade wonders of the world, and the trilogy of palm tree-shaped islands, each topped with a crescent, are also the grandest land reclamation project in history, adding approximately 323 miles of coastline to the city. The creation of the first island to be completed, the Palm Jumeirah, began in June 2001, and the island's flagship resort, Atla

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